10 Amazing Father Christmas Visits in the UK

With bonfire night now over for another year, I feel completely justified in getting into the Christmas spirit! It is now time to start planning those all important Christmas activities, including amazing Father Christmas visits in the UK.  The appearance of Christmas displays creeping into the shops has definitely got me feeling festive, and although it … Continue reading 10 Amazing Father Christmas Visits in the UK

New York City With Kids: Top 10 Places to Visit

New York City has so much to offer, for both young and old. Our kids had such an amazing time during our recent trip, so read on to discover our favourite places to visit in New York City with kids: When we were researching options for our summer holiday this year (which just so happens … Continue reading New York City With Kids: Top 10 Places to Visit

Walking the Brooklyn Bridge with Kids: My Top 5 Tips

The Brooklyn Bridge is an iconic sight in New York, but is it suitable for little legs? Read all about our experience of, and our tips for, walking the Brooklyn Bridge with kids.  During our recent visit to New York City, I managed to tick off one of my bucket list experiences; walking over the … Continue reading Walking the Brooklyn Bridge with Kids: My Top 5 Tips

A Perfect Family Break to Ile de Porquerolles, France

We have recently returned from the most amazing family break to Ile de Porquerolles, a beautiful island to the south of France. After hearing tales of stunning beaches with clear waters, gorgeous scenery, and a totally laid back island free from over development, I was more than excited. Located off the Côte d'Azur, Ile de … Continue reading A Perfect Family Break to Ile de Porquerolles, France

24 Hours in Bruges….Without Kids!

Back in December we visited Bruges with all three kids, hoping for a magical festive weekend visiting the Christmas market, sipping on  glühwein (or hot chocolate for  the kids) and squeezing in a bit of nice food and a Belgian beer or two. Unfortunately, the kids were just not on top form and our weekend was … Continue reading 24 Hours in Bruges….Without Kids!

Road Trips with Kids: Top 10 Survival Tips

Does the idea of taking road trips with kids fill you with dread?! It needn't! Because depending on where you live, packing up the car with all your family travel essentials and driving to your destination can sometimes be far easier than navigating your family through a busy airport or train station. Luggage is packed … Continue reading Road Trips with Kids: Top 10 Survival Tips

Sicily with Kids: Amazing Things To Do In and Around Taormina

Writing a travel post over  two years after the last time you visited a particular country is not really the norm. But hear me out. I have visited Sicily twice, once as part of my honeymoon just over ten years ago, and then again as a family two years ago, with our kids in tow. … Continue reading Sicily with Kids: Amazing Things To Do In and Around Taormina

A Weekend in Bordeaux with Kids

I was delighted to read that Lonely Planet have declared Bordeaux as the Number 1 city to visit in their Best in Travel 2017 guide. We love Bordeaux and couldn't agree more with their verdict. Mr DaisLikeThese spent a year in Bordeaux on a university placement and so for him it holds a special place in … Continue reading A Weekend in Bordeaux with Kids

Finding Exotic Destinations in France

Do you long to travel to exotic destinations but don't have the time or budget? Or perhaps you want to experience the European culture but aren't ready to give up your exotic summer holiday? Luckily, France is home to some stunning locations, that are sure to make you feel more like you're in the Caribbean than … Continue reading Finding Exotic Destinations in France